Blockchain Technology: Taking Lean Construction to the Next Level (St. Louis CoP)

June 8, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm (under construction)
June 8, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Central Time Zone
Zoom Meeting
Link will be included with, registration confirmation email.
St. Louis CoP

Blockchain technology is the latest trend disrupting many economic sectors worldwide. Join us to learn what it is, its relationship to Lean principles, and more importantly, how it can be applied to the AEC industry. Whether you know a little or a lot about Blockchain, don’t miss this unique opportunity to better understand this transformational technology.

The following information will be covered:

  • What is blockchain? Why the big buzz about it?
  • What are the components of blockchain?
  • What Lean tenets apply to Blockchain?
  • What are some of the application of Blockchain to the AEC industry?
  • How can I learn more?
  • Q&A

Instructor: Kurt Gilson, WeldChain

Kurt is a seasoned construction executive and entrepreneur with 30+ years of industry experience servicing biopharmaceutical, semiconductor, and advanced technology clients. His resume includes being President and CEO of Kinetic Systems, Total Facility Solutions, and Bilfinger Industrial Services, where he has a been a strong supporter of Lean principles and practices. Kurt has recently focused his attention on the field of blockchain technology and its transformational potential for our industry.